Two incumbent county officials face opponents and the justice of the peace, pct. 2 position held by Cher Whitlow, who did not file, is being sought by four candidates.
Justice of the Peace, pct. 1 Lorraine Lopez does not have an opponent.
Other county officials without opponents on the Democratic Party ticket are Ruby Garcia, district clerk; Commissioners Stanley Tuttle, pct. 2 and Rod Bernal, pct. 4.
Louise Aduddell, county treasurer is also unopposed and is running on the Republican ticket.
Offices and candidates are listed below.
• Christopher Bedynek
• Rene Mascorro (I)
• Patty Baugh
• Ida Ramirez
Justice of the Peace, Pct. 2
• Krystal Farrow
• John Moehr
• Veronica Rocha
Filing deadlines to run for offices ended last Monday.
Questions about the upcoming election may be directed to Democratic chair Johnny Karstedt. cell phone 361-441-9377 or at home, 361-543-5178. or Republican Party Chair Walter Coumbe, at 361-779-7002.